Fired Miami police chief Art Acevedo says ‘the city was not ready for reform’
Looking back at his six-month tenure, the man known as a blunt-talking, high-profile police chief and frequent guest on television news shows acknowledged some missteps but said his heart was in the right place.washingtonpost.com
The law was passed May 23, 1921, and has become obsolete in many respects. The chief wants it changed so the curfew will sound at 10 o’clock instead and with this the age limit advanced to 17. 197150 years ago this weekWOODS REFUSES REQUEST: The Woods City Council turned down one of the most unusual requests it has faced, because of the “nuisance value” of the appeal. Obituaries: William G. Pack, Alfred R. Decker, Georgina Ruth Hartkop, Helen Roberta Benedict, A. Frederick Kammer Jr., Frank A. 201110 years ago this weekObituaries: John R. Nicholson Jr., Richard M. Larson, Betty G. Henrichs, G. Paul Olson M.D., Julia Skiffington Cottergrossepointenews.com
Black History Month: Detroit’s top cop has message on overcoming racism
Nick joined the Local 4 team in February of 2015. Prior to that he spent 6 years in Sacramento covering a long list of big stories including wildfires and earthquakes. Raised in Sterling Heights, he is no stranger to the deep history and pride Detroit has to offer.
FDA chief says he will "absolutely" take COVID-19 vaccine
FDA chief says he will "absolutely" take COVID-19 vaccine Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Stephen Hahn sought to reassure the public on Saturday that the benefits of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine outweigh risks, after the agency authorized it for emergency use on Friday evening.cbsnews.com
Person of interest being questioned in shooting that killed 3 people at Detroit Coney Island
DETROIT – Surveillance video from inside A Eagles Coney Island on Dexter Avenue near Joy Road shows the shooter and a 23-year-old woman who may have been an accomplice. UPDATE: Detroit man charged with first-degree murder after Coney Island shooting killed 3, injured 1Four men between the ages of 20 and 34 were shot Sunday night. Three of them were shot inside the restaurant. Video from inside the restaurant shows the shooting. Anyone with information on this deadly shooting needs to contact Detroit police.
Secret Service chief grilled on Capitol Hill
Secret Service chief grilled on Capitol Hill Lawmakers expressed frustration with the head of the Secret Service, Joe Clancy, during his testimony on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, grilling him on accountability and cleaning up the agency’s culture. Clancy confirmed he is not able to fire the agents today and noted there is still work to be done to overhaul the existing behavioral concerns in the Secret Service.cbsnews.com
Ex-Microsoft chief offers $2 billion for LA Clippers
Ex-Microsoft chief offers $2 billion for LA Clippers Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has the top bid for to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion. Ballmer brokered the deal with both Shelly Sterling and the NBA officials. But the team’s owner, Donald Sterling, is vowing to fight the forced sale. Ben Tracy reports.cbsnews.com